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Re-engineering the climate is often dismissed as quackery, but will desperation and runaway warming drive us to it? Granger Morgan thinks it might.
Next month Focus Features releases Matt Damon’s new movie and the oil and gas industry is worried sick about it. The movie, Promised Land, is about a Pennsylvania farm town deciding whether to go forward with shale gas drilling after...Show More Summary
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One of the Mars rover’s smart guys, Ken Herkenhoff, tells all about the “seven minutes of terror,” possible “touchdown” discoveries, and why the folks at Mission Control call Curiosity “she.”
When the shale gas industry met last week in Pittsburgh, none other than Karl Rove gave the keynote speech, regaling the audience with a lengthy patriotic anecdote comparing the fossil fuel dillers to the US Navy Seals who killed Osama...Show More Summary
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In the new documentary, ‘Critical Mass,’ population experiments with rats offer insights into our own predicament in an increasingly crowded world.
As the nation continues to reel from the effect of Hurricane Sandy, and some areas begin their slow and difficult recovery, it’s a reminder of just how important it was for Congress to pass the Pets Evacuation and Transportation Standards...
The National Right to Life Committee has released a new radio ad accusing the taxpayer-funded Planned Parenthood abortion business of buying the election for pro-abortion President Barack Obama. The ad, titled “Just Where DOES Planned Parenthood Get Their Money,” is a counter response to the millions of dollars worth of advertising the abortion company has [...]
Climate scientist Richard Alley discovered that the Earth’s climate can shift practically overnight. Will it happen in our lifetimes? Probably not, he says, but we’re tempting fate.
The coauthor of "The Death of Environmentalism" talks about the Anthropocene, why he's not (very) scared of global warming, and the quaint notion that there are limits on human growth.
The Humane Society Legislative Fund today launched a statewide radio ad campaign in Arizona opposing Rep. Jeff Flake for U.S. Senate. The radio ad, which you can listen to here, tells listeners that Flake has fought even the most modest...
If you missed Important Ideas #5 on environmental and energy claims in the first presidential debate, you can watch it here, or download an audio podcast.
Philosophy Bites is a site that provides podcast interviews of philosophers. Philosophy Bites is made in association with the Institute of Philosophy, which is an Institute of the University of London’s School of Advanced Study. On a lovely sunny day in July, I had the great pleasure to sit down with David Edmonds and Nigel [...]Show More Summary
by Steve Horn, via DeSmogBlog Roughly a year ago today in Houston, the shale gas industry was caught red-handed discussing its use of military tactics and personnel on U.S. soil to intimidate and divide communities in order to continue its fracking bonanza. In a gathering thought to be exclusively among friends, one industry public relations professional [...]
Roughly a year ago today in Houston, the shale gas industry was caught red-handed discussing its use of military tactics and personnel on U.S. soil to intimidate and divide communities in order to continue its fracking bonanza. In a...Show More Summary
Food security expert David Lobell says climate change is already throwing our food systems for a loop. To survive the coming decades, he says, we’re going to need all the tools at our disposal.
If you missed Important Ideas #3 on October Unprocessed, you can watch it here, or download an audio podcast.